EC // FACTS: Why Are Tropical Birds So Colorful?

EC // FACTS: Why Are Tropical Birds So Colorful?
The colors of nature are a huge inspiration when designing my jewelry. Whether it be exotic animals or vibrant flowers, I have always been intrigued by the COLORS! And as I have said before, colors can be worn at any time of the year. Which causes me to incorporate some color...

EC // FRIENDS: Erin Busbee

EC // FRIENDS: Erin Busbee
The mother-of-two fashion blogger, Erin Busbee, knows how to rock ANYTHING she wears and proves it to anyone who visits the Busbee Style blog. Erin knows exactly how to look FABULOUS by pairing some statement jewelry with a fun outfit. And Erin being an ECJ fan is just icing on...

EC // HISTORY: Statement Necklaces Throughout the Years

EC // HISTORY: Statement Necklaces Throughout the Years
After taking a look back at statement earrings throughout the years, I couldn't help but do the same with statement necklaces.  Whether costume or fine, jewelry is timeless. And by remembering these iconic fashion moments, you will see why.  1940s Chokers started to become the new statement necklace 1950s Vintage...

EC // HISTORY: Statement Earrings Throughout the Years

EC // HISTORY: Statement Earrings Throughout the Years
Fashion trends will come and go and then come back again. But if I know one thing for sure, jewelry will live on forever. Specifically statement earrings.  There was the hoop phase, the bling-bling phase, the cuff phase, the dangle phase, the stud phase.... SO the statement earring phase has...

EC // TRAVELS: Top Ten Flower Fields to Visit

EC // TRAVELS: Top Ten Flower Fields to Visit
After taking a peak at Elizabeth Cole's new tropical line, you could say I am a little flower obsessed. And with a wedding around the corner, my flower obsession continues. But why stop there? I put together the top 10 flower fields around the world that I hope to visit in...

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the 2017 Oscars

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the 2017 Oscars
The Oscars red carpet is always unforgettable. And this year, the Oscars will definitely be remembered by the stunning jewelry that was worn. Of course, the dresses were spectacular, but the jewels by far stole the show. Between the gorgeous necklaces, earrings, hair accessories, and brooches, everyone will forget about...

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the Grammys

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the Grammys
Everyone seems to be talking about the wild outfits and unforgettable performances from the Grammys. But we NEED to take the time to appreciate the jewelry celebrities rocked on the red carpet. Because let's be honest here, without some sparkling jewels, an outfit isn't truly complete.  With all the daring outfits...

EC // AWARDS: Glamorous Grammys

EC // AWARDS: Glamorous Grammys
The Grammys is always filled with surprises...and I'm not talking about the award winners. I'm talking about the FASHION.  Of course I was waiting [very impatiently] to watch Adele and Beyonce perform (I mean who wasn't?!?), but the best part of the Grammys was seeing the daring outfits and elegant...

EC // HOME DECOR: Chandeliers

EC // HOME DECOR: Chandeliers
New England puts California to shame when it comes to antique/thrift store shopping, in my humble opinion. There are so many hidden gems that can be found at antique shops, auctions and consignment shops. You just never know what you will end up finding. And when I happened to come across...